By Bella Blissett
It's Paris. It's week four. And between late night tests, early morning call times, make up changes and hair style switches, models are dead on their poor, blistered feet.
But on a bright, sunny morning in Paris a casting list that read like a 'who's who' of models, (Ruby Aldridge, Karlie Kloss, Liu Wen, Melissa Tammerijn among them) gathered in an empty sports arena.
Glamorous it was not. But after stocking up at the best buffet in town, (made-to-order granola sundaes and mini cake slices) models were finding their own ways to take a break from the fashion bubble. Here's how.
Saskia de Brauw escaped into the pages of TS Eliot poems.
Melissa Tammerijn was having a rifle in her cute-as-button H+M make up bag that - just like the show - had a tropical bird theme.